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Writers Conference

It's Time to Get Your Thriller on -- at ThrillerFest X

Jennifer S. Wilkov | Posted 07.10.2015 | Books
Jennifer S. Wilkov

For many interested in the book publishing industry, conferences are some of the best ways to keep up with the changes occurring in this field, get the latest inside information about new technologies and new upcoming publications, and keep in contact with existing colleagues and meet new ones.

The Best Writers Conference Might Be an Unconference

Catherine McKenzie | Posted 01.24.2015 | Books
Catherine McKenzie

I've been to quite a few writers conferences. They are a fun way to interact with readers, meet fellow writers and discuss craft through reading sample pages from participants or giving and attending lectures by the other faculty members.

The First Annual Out Of The Binders Conference And The Power Of Female Communities

Meghan O'Dea | Posted 12.14.2014 | Women
Meghan O'Dea

I can't wait for equality and to see sexism become a thing of the past, but I hope we don't lose the sense of sisterhood and excitement we had this weekend.

Queen for a Day: Surviving Blogher

William Dameron | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media
William Dameron

My plan for the conference was simple. I would casually bump into a literary agent who would immediately recognize me and sign me up on the spot.

BookExpo America: Behind the Scenes for How to Write a Book

Jennifer S. Wilkov | Posted 07.30.2013 | Books
Jennifer S. Wilkov

When you build a career in any industry, it is important to get into the thick of things and learn as much as you can about the business activities involved so you can become more of an insider as opposed to just a spectator.

What Is The Point Of Writers' Conferences?

Gina Barreca | Posted 08.27.2012 | Books
Gina Barreca

Why are writing conferences important enough to take us away from writing?

Mikhail Iossel's Writerly Brainchild

Ming Holden | Posted 02.04.2012 | Books
Ming Holden

Mikhail Iossel's creation pretty much is the international literary scene to North Americans, at least where writing workshops are concerned.

Southampton Sun, Fun & KidLit Stars

Rocco Staino | Posted 10.12.2011 | Books
Rocco Staino

For 32 potential children's authors a recent visit to the Hamptons, the famed summer resort, was spent hobnobbing not with the likes of Alec Baldwin o...

Eight Tips to Make Your Next Writers Conference Awesome

Penny C. Sansevieri | Posted 06.18.2011 | Books
Penny C. Sansevieri

Writers conferences are a great way to get out there and network and meet agents, publishers, and marketing professionals who can help you publish or market your book.

First Time at AWP? 11 Ways to Tame the Beast

Ru Freeman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Ru Freeman

By now you are elated by (or resigned to) the prospect of sharing a room with a writer you hardly know. Here's a list of 11 sundry things you might want to consider before over-packing.

Writers Conference for Teens and Twenties? You bet!

Naazish YarKhan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Naazish YarKhan

Teens 'N Twenties Writers Conference (TNT) to be held Sept 19 in Indiana, reflects its dynamic abbreviation!